Reviews

5 Reasons to Visit the Smoky Mountains

Millions visit the Smoky Mountains each year. With its beautiful landscapes and plenty of fun family activities, these are my top five reasons to visit…

Reviewing the US Space and Rocket Center

If you ever find yourself near Huntsville, Alabama, be sure to check out the US Space and Rocket Center! Read my review of the museum, its exhibits and artifacts, as well as get tips on visiting…

Reviewing the Best Western Sonoma Valley Inn

Best Western Sonoma Valley Inn 550 Second Street West, Sonoma, California 95476 GRADING Overall Score: B Staff: B Room: B Amenities: B Recommended? Yes…

Visiting Yosemite in Autumn

Before the winter weather would leave us housebound for three months here in the Midwest, my family and I decided to take one last trip out west, to visit Yosemite National Park, right before Thanksgiving. We were in northern California to visit family and wanted to take the short trip to the Sierras to see one of our favorite National Parks. It was the first time any of us had ever visited Yosemite in the off season. It was so different in fact, that I wanted to share my photos as well as my overall impression of Yosemite in autumn…